News Vinge advises Save the Children Sweden

May 19, 2011

Vinge partner Peter Morawetz is a member of Save the Children's new  Advisory Board. The Board will advise on how the organisation can develop co-operations with the business community.

Vinge has been one of Save the Children's corporate members since 2010 and provides legal advice primarily in relation to the organisation's international engagements. Peter Morawetz will now be one of eight renowned senior executives who will constitute Save the Children's new Advisory Board.

" Vi will help Save the Children to become even better at working with the business community in relation to issues affecting children and the ways in which companies can contribute to achieving results and thereby helping children in need both in Sweden and abroad." says Peter Morawetz.

Save the Children's Advisory Board consists of the following persons:

Peter Morawetz, partner at Advokatfirman Vinge.
Lillian Fossum, board member of, among others, Åhléns and Oriflame.
Helene Fasth-Gillstedt, board member of, among others, Intrum Justitia and Academedia.
Bertil Hult, board member of, among others, Q-med and former CEO of Skandia and managing director of Advokatfirman Vinge.
Kristina Schauman, board member of Apoteket and Vasakronan.
Akbar Seddigh, chairman of the board of, among others, Elekta.
Magnus Sjökvist, former CEO of Accenture Sverige.
Axel Calissendorff, Managing Partner Roschier Advokatbyrå Norden.

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